Nov 7, 2012 6:00pm PST
energy in congress could help. >> a 31-year-old on congress will be the youngest, most inexperienced congress in the history of congress. i see that not as a liability but as an opportunity. >> he turns 32 next week and he will be the second youngest member of congress after eric swock of illinois. they criticized him az rookie during the campaign. >> he routinely called me a rookie, but we embraced that because we believe a rookie is what congress needs right now. >> the 80-year-old congressman who was first elected in 1972 did not reply to a request for interviews today and left a campaign last night without talking to reporters. he did, however, issue a statement that raeeads, it has been my honor to serve the people of the east bay for the last 40 years. i congratulate mr. swalwell on his victory. i hope to be of assistance in the future. even though they're separated by almost two decades, swalwell said in the end, the issue had little to do with age. >> it's not about age, it's not about politics, it's about performance. the voters in this race had a sharp contrast of candidate
Nov 9, 2012 6:00pm PST
layer. not done with the rainfall yet. still have a little upper level energy in the atmosphere. finding a few spot of scattered showers here right across the santa cruz mountains. looks like this may have a decent potential here to live up across the lexington hills over the next half-hour or so. moving very slowly. but, do expect potentially, a shower across lexington hills, the next, 30, 40 minutes. now the temperatures, this is the other huge story. 48 right now in santa rosa. 50, concord. 40, sunnyvale. mount dim. ablo. outside the live camera network. not too much rainfall left on the radar. showed you. clear skies. enable temperatures to drop, record setting slows for tomorrow morning. we had two days of record setting heat to start the week. now talking about all-time record setting lows. here for the morning hours. going to find a chance here, scattered showers, at about 6:00 a.m. can't call it dry for your saturday morning. not picking up on a lot of rainfall. instability look this could mean some spotty showers. well, get in on the drier weather. head throughout the late morni
Nov 12, 2012 6:00pm PST
prevent huge spikes since we won't be as dependent on other countries for oil. the international energy agency said america's widespread adoption of fracking, hydraulic fracturing, and drilling has made oil reserves much more accessible. overseas the civil war in syria escalating to another dangerous level today. the israeli military fired today at syrian artillery units after stray shells ended up on their side of the border in golan heights. israel doesn't believe it was targeted just spillover from the sill war but warns it will respond. the spillover is happening in turkey, syria's neighbor to the north. the syrian opposition appointed a new leader today to try and topple president al asad's regime. and more fallout after possibly the biggest scandal at the bbc. two senior exec it tiffs stepped down after the broadcasting company's top leader resigned. accused of covering up the sex abuse story of a star. the person is believed to have sexually abused children during his 40-year career. the tv station wrongly accused a top politician of child abuse. the broadcasting giant is now fac
Nov 13, 2012 6:00pm PST
and federal officials on renewable energy, state parks and fire suppression. he will take over after state investigators found park administrators had hidden more than $50 million. jackson will earn just more than $150,000 annually as the park's director. >>> let's bring in our chief meteorologist jeff ranieri. yesterday at the safeway across from at&t park. today at the safeway in san jose. >> and a cheer squad. >> we've got a lot going on back behind me. you can hear them doing their cheer. it's all about stopping hunger here tonight and for the next couple of weeks here. as we partner up with safeway and our annual holiday food drive. you can come out to your local safeway store. you can see our lovely maulings are holding these bags that are how much, you guys? >> $10! >> that's it, $10. that can go a long way to help out your neighbors in need. this school, brandon high, is one of the strongest schools when it comes to help supporting the bay area. i want to bring in mr. solburg and you were one of the most popular teachers at brandon high. >> don't believe them. >> it seems like you'